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H&A Media Contribution – Jason Hickey comments on Amazon HQ2 in Frankfurter Allgemeine Woche

  H & A’s president and CEO, Jason Hickey, shared his expertise regarding Amazon’s HQ2 project in FAZWeek (Frankfurter Allgemeine Woche), a weekly German magazine. Below is the original article in German, as well as, an English version, translated by Google. Buhlen um Amazon Der Online-Händler hat einen Städtewettbewerb um seine neue Zentrale losgetreten. Die Kandidaten überbieten sich mit Milliardenangeboten. Lohnt sich das? Von Winand von Petersdorff und Roland Lindner

H&A releases the US Legislative and Incentive Update Report – Fall 2017

H&A US Legislative and Incentive Update Fall 2017 Hickey & Associates (H&A), a global leader in location strategy, economic development incentive advisory, and workforce analytics, has released a new report on public incentives and economic development policies in the United States. The report, H&A US Legislative and Incentive Update Fall 2017, is a comprehensive review of new legislation, proposed policies, and regulatory changes dealing with economic development around the United States. With political officials and economic development leaders actively competing for business, H&A’s report covers the on-goings in state capitals around America, which are critical for corporate leaders to understand when...
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Legislative Alert: Illinois governor signs bill to revive key job creation incentive

Key Job Creation Incentive Returns to Illinois Following months of debate in Springfield, Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner signed legislation to revive the Economic Development for a Growing Economy Tax Credit (EDGE) program. Expired since April 30th, the Land of Lincoln has been without a major job creation incentive in the state’s economic development toolbox. With this new law, the EDGE program is now back online through June 30, 2022. The EDGE program still looks very similar to the tax credit that expired earlier this year. However, there are several key changes to the program to note, including the total potential...
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H&A releases new SiteTrends workforce report: Millennials – Shifting Demographics in the Workforce Fall 2017

Hickey and Associates (H&A), a global site location, incentive advisory, and workforce analytics firm, has released a new report, SiteTrends: Millennials – Shifting Demographics in the Workforce Fall 2017, which dives into the labor trends of the largest generation in the workforce. The report discusses how Millennials may impact business and their employers today, tomorrow, and well into the future. To download a complimentary copy, click here. As a result of the cyclical nature of global generational shifts and its overall population growth, Millennials – those born between 1985 and 2004 – are poised to overtake Baby Boomers in workforce...
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